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by Administrator
Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: Employment Opportunities
Topic: Clinical Administrator
Replies: 0
Views: 7265

Clinical Administrator

Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling is seeking a Clinical Administrator to manage the daily operations of the problem gambling treatment program in the State of Florida which provides problem gambling outpatient, IOP, and residential treatment services. This administrative position is part of a t...
by Administrator
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Employment Opportunities
Topic: Warehouse Stocker/Excel Management
Replies: 0
Views: 6777

Warehouse Stocker/Excel Management

Full-time Warehouse Stocker/Excel Inventory Management wanted for the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling, located in downtown Sanford. Beautiful location, great benefits (paid medical, dental, vision, and paid vacation and holidays). The successful candidate will be an expert in Excel and have a...
by Administrator
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Employment Opportunities
Topic: Administrative Assistant
Replies: 0
Views: 6637

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant wanted for the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling located on Historic 1st Street in Sanford. Beautiful location, great benefits (paid medical/dental/vision, paid vacation and holidays. Ideal candidate will be a team player with a “can-do” attitude, active listening skill...
by Administrator
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: Employment Opportunities
Topic: Clinical Director
Replies: 0
Views: 6647

Clinical Director

Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling is seeking a Clinical Director to manage the daily operations of the problem gambling treatment program in the State of Florida which provides problem gambling outpatient, IOP, and residential treatment services. This position is part of a team who oversees and...
by Administrator
Thu Aug 17, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: DON’T LET YOUR GOLDEN YEARS TURN INTO A NIGHTMARE!
Replies: 0
Views: 6374

DON’T LET YOUR GOLDEN YEARS TURN INTO A NIGHTMARE!

During the month of August, the United States observes National Fraud Awareness week. Although the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) focuses most of their attention on helping those affected by problem gambling, we are also frequently contacted by citizens who have fallen victim to one o...
by Administrator
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: WHAT DID PROBLEM GAMBLING LOOK LIKE THIS YEAR?
Replies: 1
Views: 6912

WHAT DID PROBLEM GAMBLING LOOK LIKE THIS YEAR?

ANOTHER REMARKABLE YEAR FOR THE FLORIDA COUNCIL ON COMPULSIVE GAMBLING! Since 1988, the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) has been helping Floridians who have been affected by problem gambling. The month of July starts a new fiscal year for the FCCG. However before we focus our attention...
by Administrator
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: SUMMER BRINGS THE RISK FOR PROBLEM GAMBLING AMONG YOUTH
Replies: 0
Views: 7242

SUMMER BRINGS THE RISK FOR PROBLEM GAMBLING AMONG YOUTH

SUMMER IS HERE….AND SO IS THE RISK FOR PROBLEM GAMBLING AMONG YOUTH June 2017: Volume 76 DO YOU KNOW HOW YOUR KIDS ARE SPENDING THEIR SUMMER? As the school year ends for students of all ages, the excitement of what the summer will bring begins! However, for some children, they will have their first ...
by Administrator
Thu May 11, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: MENTAL HEALTH AND PROBLEM GAMBLING
Replies: 0
Views: 7312

MENTAL HEALTH AND PROBLEM GAMBLING

MENTAL HEALTH AND PROBLEM GAMBLING May 2017: Volume 75 ARE YOU BETTING WITH YOUR LIFE? Since 1949, the month of May has been observed as Mental Health Awareness Month in the United States. According to the National Alliance on Mental Health,1 in 5 Americans will be diagnosed with a mental health con...
by Administrator
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: THE FINANCIAL IMPACTS OF PROBLEM GAMBLING
Replies: 0
Views: 7068

THE FINANCIAL IMPACTS OF PROBLEM GAMBLING

HOW MUCH ARE YOU WILLING TO WAGER? As the old saying goes, “This town wasn’t built on winners”, and that is something problem gamblers forget more often than those who gamble socially. Social gambling can be a fun activity, with no negative impacts for most individuals. However, for those that suffe...
by Administrator
Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: MARCH MADNESS AND PROBLEM GAMBLING
Replies: 0
Views: 7134

MARCH MADNESS AND PROBLEM GAMBLING

ARE PEOPLE ADDICTED TO BRACKETOLOGY? Each year, millions of people in the United States fill out brackets to pick the winner of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The brackets can be found on ESPN.com, inside sports sections of newspapers and on many other websites on the Internet. It seems like ...
by Administrator
Fri Feb 24, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: PROBLEM GAMBLING AWARENESS MONTH
Replies: 0
Views: 7032

PROBLEM GAMBLING AWARENESS MONTH

SHINE THE LIGHT-IMPACTS OF TECHNOLOGY March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month. As a result of ongoing manufacturer research, technology now provides computerized slot machines with the ability to appeal to the player on almost every level of the senses, (light, sound, visually, and the illusion of...
by Administrator
Thu Jan 19, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: MY DAUGHTER SARAH
Replies: 0
Views: 6947

MY DAUGHTER SARAH

FROM GETTING HELP TO GIVING IT I remember the first time I realized that my daughter had a gambling problem. We were living in Florida and visited the local casino to have some fun. My adult daughter, Sarah came along and tried her luck at the slot machines. She won a pretty good sized jackpot withi...
by Administrator
Wed Dec 21, 2016 9:21 am
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: GAMBLING AND THE HOLIDAYS
Replies: 0
Views: 7058

GAMBLING AND THE HOLIDAYS

ARE THE HOLIDAYS A TRIGGER FOR YOU? The FCCG would like to wish all of you a happy and healthy holiday season! For many, the holiday season represents a time when family and friends gather together to laugh, eat festive foods, exchange gifts and enjoy each others company. Unfortunately, this is not ...
by Administrator
Tue Nov 15, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: GAMBLING ADDICTION AND THE MILITARY
Replies: 1
Views: 6126

GAMBLING ADDICTION AND THE MILITARY

THE HIDDEN BATTLE WITH ADDICTION November is an important month for military veterans. Veterans Day is a time to pay homage to those that have served the United States to protect us from foreign and domestic dangers. To that end, the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) offers a huge THANK ...
by Administrator
Thu Oct 20, 2016 10:08 am
Forum: News and Current Events
Topic: JULIE’S STORY-GETTING BACK TO SQUARE ONE
Replies: 0
Views: 6920

JULIE’S STORY-GETTING BACK TO SQUARE ONE

The first time I gambled, I was with a few friends on a casino cruise off the coast of Florida and I hated it. I was seasick and miserable for 4 hours! It left such a bad taste in my mouth that I didn't gamble again for the next 10 years. Then one day, my sister came to visit and she told me she wan...